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Wildland Firefighter Foundation

Compassion spreads like wildfire

four stars

94.34

2049 Airport Way Boise, ID 83702
tel: (208) 336-2996   Web Site
EIN: 93-1266991

Board Leadership
Stephen Gage
Board President

CEO
Vicki Minor
Founder, Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.34 four stars
  Financial 99.74 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Wildland Firefighter Foundation's vision is to honor, recognize, and support wildland firefighters, past, present, and future, and to provide resources to assist fallen and injured firefighters and their families. We are an organization capable of immediately responding to situations that involve the loss or injury of a wildland firefighter. We tell the story of fallen wildland firefighters so that preventable deaths are limited. We also partner with agencies and others to work toward preventing line of duty deaths and provide timely safety messages.

Wildland Firefighter Foundation's vision is to honor, recognize, and support wildland firefighters, past, present, and future, and to provide resources to assist fallen and injured firefighters and their families. We are an organization capable of immediately responding to situations that involve the loss or injury of a wildland firefighter. We tell the story of fallen wildland firefighters so that preventable deaths are limited. We also partner with agencies and others to work toward preventing line of duty deaths and provide timely safety messages.

Financial

four stars

99.74

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 10/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
84.1%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.11
  Program Expenses Growth 8.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wildland Firefighter Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wildland Firefighter Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Wildland Firefighter Foundation (ID) 94.34 four stars
New York City Police Foundation (NY) 94.31 four stars
Correctional Peace Officers Foundation (CA) 86.39 three stars
National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (MD) 91.16 four stars
Concerns of Police Survivors (MO) 96.90 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $877,241
   Federated Campaigns $32,915
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $910,156
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $910,156
   Other Revenue $258,188
TOTAL REVENUE $1,168,344
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,120,965
   Administrative Expenses $110,535
   Fundraising Expenses $62,734
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,294,234
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-125,890
   
Net Assets $1,146,975

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Grants and Financial Assistance $901,141 80.4%
Public Education $219,824 19.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 10/01/2018 94.34 four stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 93-1266991
Name in IRS Master File WILDLAND FIREFIGHTER FOUNDATION
NTEE Code C30
NTEE Classification Natural Resources Conservation and Protection
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date May, 2003
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$99,500 7.68% Vicki Minor Executive Director

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Concerns of Police Survivors (MO) 96.90 four stars
Police Unity Tour (NJ) 88.22 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Wildland Firefighter Foundation
2049 Airport Way
Boise, ID 83702
tel: (208) 336-2996
fax: (208) 336-2995
EIN: 93-1266991

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Board Leadership

Stephen Gage
Board President

CEO

Vicki Minor
Founder, Executive Director

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